Commodity subsidies in Maine totaled $81.6 million from 1995-2017.

Congressional Districts in Maine Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2017

Rank District Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
1995-2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
12nd District of Maine (Rep. Bruce Poliquin)$63,389,42377.6%77.6%
21st District of Maine (Rep. Chellie Pingree)$13,029,15516.0%93.6%

NOTE: Not all recipients were able to be placed into Congressional Districts so the District total may not total 100%. Nationally 96% of all program monies were designated into a Congressional District

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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